Chris Rock got some major hate following his Chris Rock: Selective Outrage Netflix special with viewers claiming he wasn’t a funny comedian and questioning his Blackness. But at least some fellow comedians have his back like D.L. Hughley and Leslie Jones who tried to help convince people of Rock’s unique experience and decision making. Hughley […]
Will Smith "feels terrible" and still wants to make amends amid Chris Rock's 'Selective Outrage' Netflix special.
Nearly a year after getting slapped by Will Smith at the Oscars, Chris Rock’s finally addressing it on stage. During his Chris Rock: Selective Outrage tour date in Baltimore Saturday night, Rock didn’t hold back on the name-calling and continued to joke about the person that initially got Smith riled up–Jada Pinkett. Rock made it […]
While at the 2023 Oscars Nominees Luncheon, president Janet Yang spoke out about Will Smith smacking Chris Rock and is still dismayed at the actions that took place.
Will Smith has opened up more about the infamous slap heard 'round the world. He appeared on 'The Daily Show' with Trevor Noah in support of his new Apple+ film 'Emancipation,' coming to theaters on Dec. 2 and to the streamer on Dec. 9.
The comedy world is still riffing off Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars. One comedic legend still getting jokes off about the shocking moment is Dave Chappelle, who did so while at a show across the pond, the first of many on his joint tour with Rock. During his set in Liverpool, England, […]
“Hey, look, it was unfortunate. I think Will was wrong... He was wrong but I understand the sentiment.” - O.J. Simpson sharing his thoughts on Smith's slap to Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy Awards Ceremony
"I know it was confusing. I know it was shocking. But I promise you, I am deeply devoted and committed to putting light and love and joy into the world. “If you hang on, I promise we will be able to be friends again.” - Will Smith apology via Instagram